Summary

  • 20+ years of combined academic, research, and industry experience.
  • Post-doctoral work in deep learning applied to medical imaging
  • Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering
  • Senior software architect with industry experience in education, finance, government, and medical projects
  • Great communicator and team manager
  • Fluent in Spanish and French

Recent Achievements

  • Interviewed by Western University (Sep 2019)
  • Invited speaker at the Toronto Deep Learning Series (Jan 2019)
  • Co-organizer of the Toronto Machine Learning Summit Events (2017-2019)
  • Co-founder of EZRA.
  • My book WebGL Insights has been downloaded more than 10K times!  (July 2017)
  • Invited lecturer at the high-performance computer symposium (HPCS2017) at Queen’s University in Kingston, ON. Title of my lecture: Application of deep learning to medical imaging problems (June 2017)
  • Designed a real-time, mobile AI platform for the analysis of physiological signals (heart rate, body temperature, level of activity, transpiration) for Awake Labs (March 2017)
  • Presented my results on deep learning applied to ultrasound feature recognition at IBM Research Almaden using IBM’s Neuromorphic chip (June 2016)
  • My Ph.D. work was featured on the cover of the prestigious Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics journal, in the special edition on machine learning (April 2015)
  • Co-authored WebGL insights, a WebGL book launched at SIGGRAPH’2015
  • I wrote the book Beginner’s Guide to WebGL (2012)
  • Received the “Gonzalo Esguerra” national research award by the Colombian Radiology Society for my master’s project in computer engineering (2007)

Resume (PDF). Last Updated March 2018.